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The trouble with sex differences

by Lise Eliot
Neuron ()
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Sex differences in the brain are real and clinically important but often grossly distorted in popular discourse. Considering the public's deep fascination with sex difference research and its impact on issues from mental health to education and workplace equity, neuroscientists should pay greater heed to its misappropriation and to studying how gender enculturation shapes neural function. ?? 2011 Elsevier Inc.

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